cloneNode vs createElement

JavaScript performance comparison

Revision 10 of this test case created by sandeep

Preparation code

<script src=""></script>
Benchmark.prototype.setup = function() {
    var tmp = document.createElement('div'); = "#234567"; = "absolute"; = 3; = "1px"; = "red";

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Test Ops/sec
JS Clone
var a = tmp.cloneNode();
JS Create
var a = document.createElement('div'); = "#234567"; = "absolute"; = 3; = "1px"; = "red";

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